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Mount Olympus (Cyprus)

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Olympus, at 1,952 metres (6,400 ft), is the highest point of the Troodos Mountains in Cyprus.A British long range radar currently operates at Mount Olympus' peak.

Olympus, at 1,952 metres (6,400 ft), is the highest point of the Troodos Mountains in Cyprus.A British long range radar currently operates at Mount Olympus' peak. The Mount Olympus Ski resort, Sun Valley and North Face, has three T bars, one chairlift, and seven runs.

On one of its promontories was a temple to Aphrodite of the Heights (Greek: ἀκραία), into which women were not permitted to enter.

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Matt
30 September 2011
Explore the region. Check out the troodos ophiolite, which provides fantastic evidence of sea floor spreading!
Alexander P
28 May 2015
The top of the mountain is occupied by the UK army :-( There is an appropriate graffity on an entry-prohibition sign: "Love mountains, hate army". If you have a marker pen, please, write "+1" there.
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